As I was researching topics for this post, I came across the word "eunoia," which is pronounced "u-`noy-ă." Eunoia is a noun and is defined as beautiful thinking or a well mind. I was not familiar with this word, but eunoia is certainly something I thrive for.
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I also believe eunoia can be achieved by finding time to immerse in one's passions, such as the visual arts, music, literature, cooking, or exercising.
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Last, but not least, I believe eunoia can be achieved by being able to find beauty in our surroundings, no matter how insignificant these may appear. Where or how do you find eunoia?
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